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Cathay Pacific - Hong Kong's largest airline, which provides freight and passenger transportation in different points of the world.
Founded company in 1946 year. At the root of the company were American Roy Farrell and Australian Sydney de Kanz, which brings together service in the Himalayas during World War II. Initially, the base of the new airline was in Shanghai, and later was transferred to Hong Kong.
In 1960-ies. Airline Cathay Pacific was a huge success. These years were marked by a string of important events: the main competitor was acquired by Hong Kong Airways, was transported millionth passenger, it was bought by the first jet aircraft, and finally opened the first international flights, so far only in Japan. In the middle of 80-ies aircraft company began to make flights to Europe and North America.
In 1990-ies of the company all the forces and means directed at the modernization of the fleet and to increase the level of service on board the aircraft during the flight.
In 2001 year for the whole world thundered famous "Case 49-five." In that year, the company offered 52 pilots to leave the service. Subsequently, 49-five of them were asked to return. 12 pilots passed special testing, returned to work in the cargo division.
The airline offers its customers to become parties to the two bonus programs «The Marco Polo Club» and «Asia Miles». The first - the program frequent flyer, the second - a program to encourage the flying tourists.
«The Marco Polo Club» includes four levels: «Green» (start), «Silver», «Gold» and «Diamond»
- At the first initial level of participants in the program can pass free registration, they have the ability to increase the size of your luggage and go through separate landing the plane.
- The participants of the second level have the opportunity to reserve a space in the cabin, and while waiting for the flight to take place in the halls of the Business Class.
- After accumulating a certain number of miles, you become a member of the third level and get the opportunity to be expected landing in the halls of enhanced comfort, increase the size of your luggage up to 20 kg above the norm and get some other benefits.
- The owners of the status of the highest level have the opportunity to enjoy all these services together with a friend or companion.
Airline passengers have the opportunity to purchase tickets to three classes according to the tinning: Economy Class (comfortable chairs, built-in individual monitors, headrest) Business Class (a comfortable chair with massage function, which is transformed into a bed and individual lighting, monitor); first class (the services of a business class is added to the personal wardrobe, a headset, a varied menu, wine list).
Basic data airline Cathay Pacific:
- Country Airlines: China.
- International long-haul aircraft line in Hong Kong.
- Year of occurrence AK: 1946.
- IATA airline code: CX.
- ICAO airline code: CPA.
Airlines is a member of the Alliance: Oneworld.
Cathay Pacific (CathayPacific). Official site:www.cathaypacific.com.
- Main airports airlines:Hong Kong.
- The mailing address of airlines: China, Hong Kong, Lantau Island, HongKong InternationalAirport, 8 ScenicRoad, NorthTower, Cathey PacificCity, 7 / F.
- City Airline Phone: + 85227475000.
- Airlines Fax: + 85228106563.
- Domestic flights Airlines: Xiamen, Beijing.
- In the CIS countries airlines flights: Moscow.
- International flights Airlines: Amsterdam, Adelaide, Barcelona, Bangkok, Brisbane, Bahrain, New Delhi, Vancouver, Jakarta, Denpasar, Johannesburg, Dubai, Colombo, Karachi, Cairns, Los Angeles, Kuala Lumpur, London, Manila, Madrid, Melbourne, Manchester, Nagoya, Mumbai, Auckland, New York, Paris, Osaka, Perth, Penang, San Francisco, Rome, Sapporo, Santiago de Compostela, Seoul, Cebu, Singapore, Sydney, Taipei, Surabaya, Toronto, Tokyo, Fukuoka, Frankfurt, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Riyadh.
- The airline has the following types of aircraft:AirbusA330-300, AirbusA340-300, Boeing747-400, Boeing747-8, Boeing777-200, Boeing777-300.
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